Paris Update Events 27.02.2023

Links to events happening this week in Paris

March 3

French movies with English subtitles

Lost in Frenchlation presents Youssef Salem a du Succès, directed by Baya Kasmi.

L’Entrepôt Cinema, Paris

March 4

Celebrating Artaud

Patti Smith and Stephan Crasneanscki of Soundwalk Collective take to the stage to pay homage to Antonin Artaud.

Centre Pompidou, Paris

March 5

Paris Half Marathon

Soak up the atmosphere at the Sémi-marathon de Paris, ending at the Place de la Bastille.

La Villette, Paris

Through March 5

Cinéma pour les enfants

Tout-Petits Cinéma spotlights films for children aged 18 months to four years, including screenings and interactive workshops.

Forum des Images, Paris

Through March 5

Bertrand Tavernier retrospective

A look back at the movies of Tavernier, a French “film fanatic,” film critic and filmmaker, who passed away in 2021.

Cinémathèque Française, Paris

Through March 5

A barnyard in Paris

The Salon International de l’Agriculture brings the best of the country’s livestock and crops – and the products made from them – to Paris. Pictured above: Ovalie, a Salers breed cow, the mascot of this year’s  Salon International de l’Agriculture.

Porte de Versailles, Paris

March 8–12

Restored film festival

The latest edition of Toute la Mémoire du Monde brings to light the work of archivists, studios and laboratories to preserve film footage from the past.

Cinémathèque Française, Paris

March 8–12

Contemporary French literature

The festival Effractions presents brings 50 authors together “to explore the links between reality and fiction.”

BPI, Centre Pompidou, Paris

March 10-12

Genre mixing

Silent film, a classical orchestra and Javanese gamelan music come together in a performance by Garin Nugroho.

Musée du Quai Branl, Paris

March 12

Eco-responsible footrace

The organizers of Challenge Ma Terre have racked their brains to cut back on the eco-footprint of this 10K race.

Place de la République, Parise

March 18

Racing in nature

Eco-Trail offers a variety of eco-responsible races, from 80K trail to 10K Nordic walking. Above: Bucolic setting for a run. Photo: Vincent Krieger

Paris and suburbs

March 10-19

Antique fair in a bucolic setting

A visit to the Foire de Chatou antique market and regional products fair makes a great weekend outing.

Chatou, Île-de-France

Through March 24

Through the Looking Glass

Explore imaginary worlds envisioned by great directors in a variety of cinematic forms at the Mondes Parallèles festival.

Forum des Images, Paris

Through April 2

Half off your meal

One thousand restaurants in Paris and around France, some with Michelin stars, offer special meals at a 50 percent reduction for the Festival TheFork

Various locations, France

Through May 15

Road trip through France

“Planète France” is an outdoor exhibition of photographer Loïc Lagarde‘s colorful travel shots of the regions of France, from Montmartre to Mont Saint-Michel.

Bercy Village, Paris

March 20-June 21

Drawing season

Le Mois du Dessin becomes Le Printemps du Dessin: exhibitions and workshops highlighting this simple and accessible art form will take place across the country.

Various venues, France

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